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 Rolland Edward Bechtell

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Rolland Edward Bechtell

  • Birth 13 Jul 1922 Bertha, Todd County, Minnesota, USA
  • Death 15 Apr 2002 Perham, Otter Tail County, Minnesota, USA
  • Burial Princeville, Peoria County, Illinois, USA
  • Memorial ID 30024830

Rolland E. Bechtell, 79, Battle Lake, died Monday, April 15, 2002 in Perham (Minn.) Memorial Hospital.

Mr. Bechtell was born July 13, 1922, near Bertha, Minn. On Feb. 21, 1943, he married Dolores Paulson. He served in the U.S. Army from 1944-46, serving in Italy during World War II. She preceded him in death. He married Darlene Mauer in 1963. She also preceded him in death. He farmed in the Red River Valley and later worked near Carlyle, Ill., until he retired. He moved to Otter Tail Lake in Minnesota in 1990.

He is survived by five daughters, LaVonne (Robert) Sarnes, Princeville, Ill., Linda (Mark) Rhodes, Gridley, Ill., Michelle Bechtell, Battle Lake, Minn., Bonita (Henry) Hollenkamp, Carlyle, Nancy (Sam) Stoecklin, Whiteman Air Force Base, Mo.; two sisters, Dorothy (Jack) Davis, Francis, Minn., Violet (Herman) Gilgenbach, St. Paul; 11 grandchildren and eight great grandchildren.


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Father, Dad - Forever In Our Hands
TEC 5, US Army, WWII


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  • Maintained by: One Foot In The Grave
  • Originally Created by: John Melton
  • Added: 23 Sep 2008
  • Find A Grave Memorial 30024830
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Rolland Edward Bechtell (13 Jul 1922–15 Apr 2002), Find A Grave Memorial no. 30024830, citing Princeville Township Cemetery, Princeville, Peoria County, Illinois, USA ; Maintained by One Foot In The Grave (contributor 47388650) .